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Senior Technical Advisor Olena Kheylo

Olena Kheylo is the senior technical advisor for the USAID Strengthening Tuberculosis Control in Ukraine (STbCU) Project.

by Olena Kheylo


Changing Minds About TB Treatment

In the 21st century, tuberculosis (TB) remains a considerable problem in Ukraine and around the globe. Ukraine is among the 27 countries with the highest multi-drug-resistant TB burden in the world, largely because priority is given to hospital-based TB treatment; TB care is financed through a rigid methodology based on the number of occupied hospital…